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Historic Kansas City

Kansas City's past, from the Civil War to the post-modern era, is preserved in some of its oldest architectural wonders — though their futures are uncertain.

Amanda Crawley, executive director of Historic Kansas City, and Jim Wanser, treasurer, joined host Steve Kraske on Up To Date to discuss the organization's most recent endangered buildings list.

Here are some of the structures on the list:

Endangered Beetles Hit the Dirt

Jun 27, 2012
Bill Graham / Missouri Department of Conservation

For the first time ever, an endangered species has been released back into Missouri prairies. The American Burying Beetle may be back on its way to thriving, though in this beetle's world, thriving means living underground and feasting on meatballs.